“Be Yourself” and 5 Other Stupid Self-Help Sayings Debunked

The world around you is filled with stupid advice and related quotes. Use at your own risk! There is a big difference between intention and reality. Although the intention behind the classic self-help sayings I’m about to reveal is positive, the result if followed is virtually guaranteed to create massive pain. Ready? Here we go… [...]

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10 Keys to Persuasion – Instantly Become More Influential Through Little Acts that Make a Big Difference

There is often a misconception that the keys to persuasion are about boldness. That a great persuader is some larger than life character with boundless confidence, endless energy and radical rapport building skills. Sure, these things help, but real success is usually created covertly . Influence and persuasion is more about nuance and finesse. To [...]

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17 Non-Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Interpreted

I love a good inspirational quote. You probably do too. However, in recent times, I have started to seek more in a quote. I wanted to feel and learn more from the totality of experience and not just the positive. Not just beauty, magic, elevation and passion I also wanted pain, uncertainty, depth and confusion, [...]

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More Intelligent Than You Think and Dumber Than You Look – 5 Reasons Why IQ Isn’t Everything

Here are 5 quick reasons why I can safely assume that you are more intelligent than you think. 1. Since 1918, the average intelligence (IQ) of people in Western countries has risen above 20 points, and many non-western countries have also had dramatic average IQ increases. So I already know that it is quite likely that [...]

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8 Biggest Limiting Beliefs of Young Entrepreneurs

No matter how hard you run, where you hide or how successful you’ve been, there is no escape. That voice! It follows you. That annoying, overprotective, whining, critical voice that can not be lost because it’s IN YOUR HEAD! The voice has a very distinct language. It’s favorite phrase is “yeah but.” For example, “I [...]

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7 Stupid Expectations Crushing Your Chances of Actual Success and Happiness

Most of the people you meet in your daily life will give you stupid advice. Advice that could cost you everything. It’s not that they themselves are stupid (though they very well might be), it’s more that it’s rare for people, unless they are experts in that particular field, to have really thought deeply about [...]

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